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About us

As a leading firm, Loyens & Loeff is the logical choice for a legal and tax partner if you do business in or from the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg and Switzerland, our home markets. You can count on personal advice from any of our 900 advisers based in one of our offices in the Benelux and Switzerland or in key financial centres around the world. Thanks to our full-service practice, specific sector experience and thorough understanding of the market, our advisers comprehend exactly what you need.


"They're a top-notch firm .. a strong technical background associated with a very pragmatic view." - Chamber & Partners Global


Independent and international

As a fully independent law firm, Loyens & Loeff is excellently positioned to coordinate international tax and legal matters. We have our own network of offices in major financial centres, staffed with specialists in Dutch, Belgian, Luxembourg and Swiss law. Through these offices, our clients have access to Loyens & Loeff’s full-service legal expertise in their own time zone. Our office network is complemented by our several country desks all of which are experienced in structuring investments all over the world. It’s a winning combination that enables us to assist international clients in a very effective way. Moreover, we are on excellent terms with other leading independent law firms and tax consultants. That way, we can guarantee you top-level advice in every part of the world.

Innovative and engaged

Each problem requires a customised solution. Our pragmatic approach and drive to devise innovative solutions allow us to effectively address the demands of our clients’ domestic and international businesses. Thanks to the broad range of our legal experience, know-how and the size of our practices, we can offer you top-level advice, locally and internationally. We are committed to meeting your needs at the highest quality level in the most efficient way.

Entrepreneurship, client focus, quality awareness, and social engagement all characterise our firm’s culture. We offer a challenging work environment and equal opportunities for all our employees. We are mindful of the environment and help charities with the support and knowledge of our employees.

Loyens & Loeff in numbers

Total number of 1.508 employees worldwide as per October 2020, including 102 partners and 16 advisers;

Tax advisers 366;
Attorneys at law 497;
Civil law notaries 101; 
Business Services Departments 540

Turnover 2019: € 343,9 mln*

 

* As of 2019 disbursements that are charged, are recognized as net turnover. For insight purposes the comparative figures have been adjusted for that reason. Our net turnover over 2018 has therefore been adjusted to EUR 331,6 mln (instead of previously stated EUR 324,6 mln).


What others say about us

Chambers Europe 2020

Chambers & Partners Europe

Clients credit the team for an all-around excellent service: "They are great at keeping in contact, very responsive, technically good, solution-oriented, flexible and very pragmatic." One market source enthuses that the firm "is by far the best," particularly noting that "it is a very strong technical firm, which is easily approachable.” According to clients: "great responsiveness, including on ad-hoc questions," adding: "The lawyers offer strong informal communication and availability." (2020)

International Tax Review

The firm's peerless capabilities for handling international tax work from Amsterdam are often picked out by clients. One says: "Fast and sound advice; good understanding of the business." Another notes that "Loyens is a well-known law firm and its professionals are client oriented, experienced and knowledgeable. Definitely a very good choice of a tax law firm in the Netherlands and Luxembourg." Another client notes: "Outstanding – very responsive and creative and great value for money."(2020)

Legal 500

Loyens & Loeff scored very high in the Legal 500. As in previous years, we achieved the highest ranking in the category Tax in the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg. Also our Swiss office also received a tier 2 ranking for Tax. Legal 500 said Loyens & Loeff is praised for its: ‘excellence as well as responsiveness on any type of tax and legal matter in the Netherlands. Also the following is said: "Excellent service and availability. Speed is key in our field and they deliver." (2020)